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samuria



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Location: norwich

PostPosted: Sun Jun 18, 2017 9:37 am    Post subject: snare wire.  Reply with quote

has anyone made rabbit snares? have you any brass wire you no longer use?
i would like to make a few, but do not want to buy the huge reels of wire being sold.
also any eyelets please...
what have you and price  
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Dave C



Joined: 03 Feb 2010
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Location: Last seen wondering the Teesdale Fells

PostPosted: Sun Jun 18, 2017 6:42 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Made some years ago.

Got the wire from B&q and could buy it by the meter.
Also just used fishing swivels as eyelets, worked well.

I've also used strong sea fishing wire instead of brass.
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samuria



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PostPosted: Sun Jun 18, 2017 6:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

i have bought some eyelets off flea-bay
100 for 3.50, just want some good brass wire... will look in b+q ...
thanks dave  
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confused



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Location: bonny scotland

PostPosted: Mon Jun 26, 2017 7:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Just go on E-Bay and type in Brass Snare Wire , you will find loads on there and cheap.


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